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Ann Marie Cuddihy v D S V Solutions Limited [2011]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Legal Body
    Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Unfair Dismissal, Discrimination and Equality
Issues covered: Unfair Dismissals Acts 1977-2007; Pregnancy Dismissal


The claimant commenced employment with the respondent company in September 2009 and in April 2009 she was asked to take over the role of an employee who was out on sick leave. She had previously worked for a recruitment agency and the respondent decided to buy her contract from the agency. She was offered a six month contract and a pay rise but she did not receive any written contract of employment or company handbook setting out the terms of her employment. Soon after she discovered that she was pregnant and immediately spoke to the Commercial Director who assured her that there would

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This article is correct at 13/12/2011

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